Modern British and Irish Art Evening Sale

Christie's
King Street, St. James's 8
SW1Y 6QT London
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 20.10.2021

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MARLOW MOSS (1889-1958)

MARLOW MOSS (1889-1958) Spheres and Curved Line signed 'marlow moss' (on the edge of the base) bronze, copper and aluminium on a white-painted wooden base, unique 13 in. (33 cm.) wide Conceived in 1945

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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DAME BARBARA HEPWORTH (1903-1975)

DAME BARBARA HEPWORTH (1903-1975) Involute 1968 signed with initials, numbered, dated and stamped with foundry mark 'B.H. 0/9 1946/1968' (on the underside) bronze with a brown and green patina, on a hardwood base 9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm.) wide, excluding the base Conceived in marble in 1946 and cast in

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £120,000 - £180,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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RICHARD LIN (LIN SHOW-YU) (1933-2011)

RICHARD LIN (LIN SHOW-YU) (1933-2011) December 1959 signed and dated ‘LIN SHOW-YU/DEC. 59’ (on the reverse), signed again and dated again 'Lin Show Yu 1959' (on the canvas overlap) oil on canvas 24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm.) Painted in 1959

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £80,000 - £120,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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RICHARD LIN (LIN SHOW-YU) (1933-2011)

RICHARD LIN (LIN SHOW-YU) (1933-2011) Blue Painting, September 1958 signed and dated 'LIN SHOW-YU/SEP. 1958' (on the reverse), signed again, inscribed and dated again 'Blue Painting Lin Show Yu Sept. 1958.' (on the canvas overlap) oil on canvas 24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm.) Painted in 1958

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £80,000 - £120,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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BEN NICHOLSON, O.M. (1894-1982)

BEN NICHOLSON, O.M. (1894-1982) July 25-47 (still life - Odyssey 2) signed twice, inscribed and dated 'Ben Nicholson/July 25-47/still life (Odyssey 2)/NICHOLSON/CHY AN KERRIS/CARBIS BAY/CORNWALL' (on the reverse) oil and pencil on panel, on the artist's prepared board 21 3/8 x 14 ¼ in. (54.3 x 36.8

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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BARRY FLANAGAN, R.A. (1941-2009)

BARRY FLANAGAN, R.A. (1941-2009) Six Foot Leaping Hare on Steel Pyramid bronze with a black patina and steel 98 ½ in. (250.2 cm.) high Conceived in 1990 and cast by A&A Sculpture Casting, London, in 1991. This cast is number 7 from an edition of 8, plus 3 artist's casts

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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DAVID BOMBERG (1890-1957)

DAVID BOMBERG (1890-1957) View of Cuenca signed and dated 'Bomberg 34' (lower right) oil on canvas 20 3/8 x 24 3/8 in. (51.7 x 61.9 cm.) Painted in 1934

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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LEON KOSSOFF (1926-2019)

LEON KOSSOFF (1926-2019) Portrait of Father inscribed and dated 'PORTRAIT/OF FATHER/1961' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 36 ¼ x 23 in. (92.1 x 58.4 cm.) Painted in 1961

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £250,000 - £400,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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EDWARD BURRA (1905-1976)

EDWARD BURRA (1905-1976) Café Scene signed and dated 'E Burra 1954' (lower right) pencil, watercolour and gouache on paper 20 ½ x 29 in. (52.1 x 73.6 cm.) Executed in 1954

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £180,000 - £250,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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DAME BARBARA HEPWORTH (1903-1975)

DAME BARBARA HEPWORTH (1903-1975) Curved Form with Inner Form (Anima) numbered '2/7' (on the side of the base) bronze with a green patina 28 in. (71 cm.) wide Conceived in 1959. This work is recorded as BH 265

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, O.M., R.A. (1874-1965)

SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, O.M., R.A. (1874-1965) The Bridge at Aix-en-Provence signed with initials 'W.S.C.' (lower right) oil on canvas 22 x 28 in. (55.9 x 71.2 cm.) Painted in September 1948

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £1,500,000 - £2,500,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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DAME ELISABETH FRINK, R.A. (1930-1993)

DAME ELISABETH FRINK, R.A. (1930-1993) Lying Down Horse II signed and numbered 'Frink/ 1/4' (on the tail) bronze with a dark brown patina 81 in. (205.7 cm.) long Conceived in 1985

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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SAMUEL JOHN PEPLOE, R.S.A. (1871-1935)

SAMUEL JOHN PEPLOE, R.S.A. (1871-1935) Flowers and Fruit signed 'Peploe' (lower right), signed again and inscribed 'SJ Peploe./''Painting'' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm.) Painted circa 1920

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £500,000 - £700,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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JACK BUTLER YEATS, R.H.A. (1871-1957)

JACK BUTLER YEATS, R.H.A. (1871-1957) A Sea Town signed 'JACK B YEATS' (lower left), inscribed 'A SEA TOWN' (on the reverse), inscribed again 'SEA PORT TOWN' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 24 x 36 in. (61 x 91.5 cm.) Painted in 1931

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, O.M., R.A. (1874-1965)

SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL, O.M., R.A. (1874-1965) View of the Mediterranean near San Raphael oil on panel 13 x 16 ¼ in. (33 x 41.2 cm.) Painted in 1923. This work is recorded as C542

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £200,000 - £400,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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SAMUEL JOHN PEPLOE, R.S.A. (1871-1935)

SAMUEL JOHN PEPLOE, R.S.A. (1871-1935) Still Life, Apples and Pink Roses signed 'Peploe' (lower left) oil on canvas 22 x 20 in. (56 x 50.8 cm

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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SIR JOHN LAVERY, R.A., R.S.A., R.H.A. (1856-1941)

SIR JOHN LAVERY, R.A., R.S.A., R.H.A. (1856-1941) Beaulieu signed 'J. Lavery' (lower right) oil on canvas 25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm.) Painted in 1921

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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DAME BARBARA HEPWORTH (1903-1975)

DAME BARBARA HEPWORTH (1903-1975) Six Forms on a Circle signed, numbered and dated 'Barbara Hepworth 1967 6/7' (on the top of the base), with foundry mark 'Morris/Singer/FOUNDERS/LONDON' (on the edge of the base) polished bronze on a revolving bronze base 23¾ in. (60.4 cm.) wide, including revolving

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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SIR EDUARDO PAOLOZZI, R.A. (1924-2005)

SIR EDUARDO PAOLOZZI, R.A. (1924-2005) Heart's Delight signed and dated 'E Paolozzi 1949' (lower right) collage and watercolour on paper 15 3/8 x 10 ¼ in. (39 x 26 cm.) Executed in 1949

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £80,000 - £120,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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PATRICK CAULFIELD, R.A. (1936-2005)

PATRICK CAULFIELD, R.A. (1936-2005) Corner of the Studio signed 'PATRICK CAULFIELD' (on the reverse) oil on board 36 x 84 in. (91.4 x 213.4 cm.) Painted in 1964

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £300,000 - £500,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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ANTONY DONALDSON (B. 1939)

ANTONY DONALDSON (B. 1939) Four signed, inscribed and dated 'ANTONY DONALDSON 'FOUR' 1964 (on the canvas overlap), signed again 'Antony Donaldson' (on the canvas overlap) oil on canvas 66 x 66 in. (168 x 168 cm.) Painted in 1964

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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GERALD LAING (1936-2011)

GERALD LAING (1936-2011) Lotus in the Sunset signed, inscribed and dated 'Gerald Laing 1969 ''Lotus in the Sunset.''/NYC' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 60 x 216 in. (152.4 x 548.6 cm.) Painted in 1969

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £350,000 - £450,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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HENRY MOORE, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)

HENRY MOORE, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986) Reclining Figure on Pedestal signed and numbered 'Moore 8/9' (on the side of the pedestal) bronze with a brown and green patina 51 in. (129.5 cm.) high Conceived in 1959-60

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £600,000 - £800,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. (1887-1976)

LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. (1887-1976) The Mill, Early Morning signed and dated 'L S LOWRY 1961' (lower left) oil on board 18 x 16 in. (45.7 x 40.6 cm.) Painted in 1961

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £500,000 - £800,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. (1887-1976)

LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. (1887-1976) Rising Street signed and indistinctly dated 'L.S.LOWRY' (lower right) oil on canvas 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm.) Painted circa 1940

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £500,000 - £800,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. (1887-1976)

LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. (1887-1976) Viaduct Works, Manchester signed and dated 'LS LOWRY 1959.' (lower right) oil on canvas 16 x 24 in. (40.6 x 61 cm.) Painted in 1959

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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LEON KOSSOFF (1926-2019)

LEON KOSSOFF (1926-2019) Dalston Junction charcoal and gouache on paper 22 x 28 ½ in. (56 x 72.5 cm.) Executed circa 1972-74

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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EDWARD BURRA (1905-1976)

EDWARD BURRA (1905-1976) Composition stamped with signature 'E.J. Burra' (on the backboard) pencil, ink, watercolour and gouache on paper 22 x 36 in. (55.8 x 91.4 cm.) Executed in 1933-1934

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £120,000 - £180,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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WILLIAM SCOTT, R.A. (1913-1989)

WILLIAM SCOTT, R.A. (1913-1989) Reclining Nude signed 'W. Scott' (lower right) gouache on paper 20 x 26 ¾ in. (50.8 x 68 cm.) Executed circa 1956. This work is recorded in the William Scott Archive as no. 2216

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021

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HENRY MOORE, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)

HENRY MOORE, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986) Seated Figure signed 'Moore' (at the base) bronze with a green and brown patina 9 ½ in. (24 cm.) high, excluding the wooden base Conceived in 1949 and cast in an edition of 7, plus an artist's cast

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 20 Oct 2021